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ODD HOME

Odd Home (1970-1979)

White opaque plastic? dome / tent, exterior and interior.

MY LADY'S DRESS

My Lady's Dress (1923)

Various "Hockley" dresses and a cloak are modelled in a drawing room setting.

 POOR LIVING STANDARDS

Poor Living Standards (1950-1959)

Various shots showing cramped and difficult living conditions in small...

OUT TAKES / CUTS FROM CP 315 - DOMESTICS UNLIMITED

Out Takes / Cuts From Cp 315 - Domestics Unlimited (1961)

Out takes (rushes, cuts) for the stories...

FEMININE FASHIONS

Feminine Fashions (1922)

"Hockley" evening gowns and a cape are modelled - beaded and tasselled...

NOVELTIES - SEEN BY EVE'S CAMERA

Novelties - Seen By Eve's Camera (1929)

Two devices are demonstrated - one that stops the lid of a...

SERVIETTES - AS AIDS TO TABLE DECORATION

Serviettes - As Aids To Table Decoration (1927)

Techniques for folding and displaying serviettes are...

RUG MAKING

Rug Making (1930)

Craft demonstration - technique for making rugs is shown. A mother and daughter work...

A SIMPLE BUTTER-COOLER

A Simple Butter-Cooler (1933)

Woman demonstrates an easy way of keeping butter cool without a fridge.

"Kitchen Thinks" (1934)

The latest kitchen gadgets are tried out in the studio.

GADGETS aka KITCHEN IMPLEMENTS

Gadgets AKA Kitchen Implements (1937)

Demonstrations of various gadgets to make life easier in the...

KITCHEN GADGETS

Kitchen Gadgets (1950)

Good footage of new kitchen implements being demonstrated. Stanmore, Greater...

DREAM OF TOMORROW

Dream Of Tomorrow (1946)

Newest automatic washing machine on display.

PREFABS IN SWEDEN

Prefabs In Sweden (1947)

Footage of prefabs being constructed in Sweden.

SCENES AT OPENING

Scenes At Opening (1914-1918)

Scenes at opening of Camperwell Model Hut.

CANDY CARDS

Candy Cards (1956)

Edible birthday cards are the latest novelty.

THE BEAD MAKERS

The Bead Makers (1932)

Mother and daughter have fun making paper beads for necklaces, lamp shade...

FOLDING FURNITURE issue title reads HOMES TO HURD

Folding Furniture Issue Title Reads Homes To Hurd (1936)

Glamorous models demonstrate some of the...

FLATS IN QUICK TIME

Flats In Quick Time (1965)

Block of high-rise flats assembled in 18 weeks in Manchester.

INSTANT BATHROOM

Instant Bathroom (1969)

Prefabricated bathrooms being constructed in Thames Ditton, Surrey.

WORLD OF TOMORROW

World Of Tomorrow (1969)

Germany. What the home may look like by the year 2000.

TRANSPARENT BEEHIVE

Transparent Beehive (1948)

Mr. Stanley keeps bees in a transparent hive in his living room.

"Koombe" Furniture (1949)

Footage of the the new combined bed / cabinet being demonstrated in...

COACH BUNGALOWS

Coach Bungalows (1948)

Railway carriages being converted into bungalows - new homes.

HOMES WHILE YOU WAIT

Homes While You Wait (1945)

A couple watching men building their new house made of portable sections in...

LANCE FAIRFAX IN

Lance Fairfax In "The Springtime Reminds Me Of You" (1932)

Girls lounge in armchairs and smoke as...

ROYAL WEDDING INSERTS aka BUYING BOOKS AND WEDDING RING

Royal Wedding Inserts AKA Buying Books And Wedding Ring (1947)

Cuts from newsreel 47/94 - Royal...

QUEEN OPENS THE COCHRANE FLATS

Queen Opens The Cochrane Flats (1949)

Queen Elizabeth opens block of flats at St. John's Wood, London.

BOYS LEARNING COOKING

Boys Learning Cooking (1946)

Boys have cooking lessons at school in Stockholm, Sweden.

THE SPHERICAL HOUSE

The Spherical House (1958)

Spherical house in built in Germany.

PLASTIC HOUSE

Plastic House (1962)

House made entirely of plastic in Russia.

BRITISH BUILT HOUSES FOR U.S. AIRFORCE

British Built Houses For U.S. Airforce (1950-1959)

Finished houses, work in progress, airmen arriving...

TWO CHILDREN AND MOTHER

Two Children And Mother (1910-1919)

Nice footage of a girl and boy playing in a garden while their mother...

NEW HOUSEBOAT AT LITTLE VENICE

New Houseboat At Little Venice (1964)

New houseboat tied up at Little Venice, home for family of five,...

ANTIQUE MUSICAL BOXES

Antique Musical Boxes (1958)

Musical box restorer Samuel Sunley gives us a demonstration of various...

ISA MIRANDA aka LAMP ARTIST

Isa Miranda AKA Lamp Artist (1962)

Multitalented actress Isa Miranda shows us some of her hobbies such...

CREATING A COIFFURE

Creating A Coiffure (1924)

A hairdresser sketches a hairstyle for Madame then proceeds to put his idea...

CREATING A COIFFURE

Creating A Coiffure (1921)

A hairdresser sketches a hairstyle for Madame then proceeds to put his idea...

SOMETHING FOR THE GIRLIES - A MODEL HOUSE

Something For The Girlies - A Model House (1928)

Ornate doll's house is shown to the camera - two...

BREVITIES

Brevities (1929)

Woman seductively models the latest in underwear.

CINETOPICALITIES IN BRIEF NO. 104

Cinetopicalities In Brief No. 104 (1940)

Pedigree cats and demonstration of furniture that converts...

CANDLES

Candles (1955)

Modern coloured and ornamental candles are seen along with various candle holders.

YOURS AND THEIRS!

Yours And Theirs! (1931)

Film comparing beauty regime of Eve with that of elephants!

THE LATEST IN LONDON - NOT 'ARF BAD, EITHER!

The Latest In London - Not 'arf Bad, Either! (1932)

American film showing the latest fashion in...

KEEPING AWAY COLD

Keeping Away Cold (1931)

Two women are given tattoos - one on the shoulder, the other on the thigh.

THE WHIRLIGIG

The Whirligig (1931)

A couple perform an ice dance in the open air - some slow motion footage.

JUST - HATS - UP TO THE MINUTE

Just - Hats - Up To The Minute (1932)

Hats and bridal wear fashions are modelled.

JUST - HATS

Just - Hats (1932)

Various new hats are modelled by smiling girls.

AND NOW MAXON & WOOD IN GRACE & STRENGTH

And Now Maxon & Wood In Grace & Strength (1933)

Impressive balancing act performed by Maxon and Wood...

FLAKE FANCIES

Flake Fancies (1933)

Demonstration showing how to make moulded biscuits filled with jam...